Make a paper scarecrow for a wonderful Thanksgiving decoration.
Note: For an easier craft, don’t print the clothes, just have the children draw them on the scarecrow.
Estimated Time: 30 minutes
- Construction paper
- Markers or crayons
- Optional – Googly eyes
- Optional – Real straw or raffia
Print out the scarecrow template (or draw your own).
Print out the scarecrow clothes (or draw your own).
Cut out the scarecrow, shirt, overalls, shoes, and hat.
Color and decorate the clothes using crayons or markers.
Glue the clothes on the scarecrow. Add eyes, a nose, and a mouth.
This scarecrow makes a fun Thanksgiving decoration!
You can also glue on some straw (real straw, raffia, or thin strips of light brown paper) at the edges of the clothing.